Who won most World Cup in football?

July 23, 2019 Off By idswater

Who won most World Cup in football?

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup Trophy
Founded 1930
Number of teams 32 (finals)
Current champions France (2nd title)
Most successful team(s) Brazil (5 titles)

Who has won World Cup?

With five titles, Brazil is the most successful World Cup team and also the only nation to have participated in every World Cup finals tournament. Italy and Germany have four titles. Current champion France, along with past champions Uruguay and Argentina, have two titles each, while England and Spain have one each.

Has a foreign manager ever won the World Cup?

No foreign manager has ever won the World Cup, and only two have reached the final match: George Raynor of England, with Sweden in 1958, and Ernst Happel of Austria, with the Netherlands in 1978.

Who was the first player to win the World Cup as a manager?

Brazil’s Mário Zagallo, having won in 1958 and 1962 as player, went on to win in 1970 as the manager, becoming the first to win both as player and manager. West Germany’s Franz Beckenbauer is the second, winning as both captain (1974) and manager (1990).

Who was the captain of the German team that won the World Cup?

Both Franz Beckenbauer of Germany (top) and Didier Deschamps of France (bottom) have won the World Cup as a captain as well as a manager for their respective country. ^ Clift, Jeremy (March 2010).

Who was the third man to win the World Cup?

Didier Deschamps has become the third man to win the World Cup as a player and manager. With France winning the World Cup final against Croatia on Sunday, manager Didier Deschamps became the third man to win the title as both a player and manager.

Who was the last player to win the World Cup?

Players who have won the World Cup Player Team Titles won Year (s) Other appearances As player As manager Pelé Brazil 3 1958, 1962, 1970 1966 Bellini Brazil 2 1958, 1962 1966 Cafu Brazil 2 1994, 2002 1998, 2006

Who was the only player to win the World Cup as a manager?

Three men have won the tournament both as a player and as a manager, namely Mario Zagallo (as a player in 1958 and 1962, as a manager in 1970), Franz Beckenbauer (as a player in 1974, as a manager in 1990) and Didier Deschamps (as a player in 1998, as a manager in 2018 ).

Both Franz Beckenbauer of Germany (top) and Didier Deschamps of France (bottom) have won the World Cup as a captain as well as a manager for their respective country. ^ Clift, Jeremy (March 2010).

Didier Deschamps has become the third man to win the World Cup as a player and manager. With France winning the World Cup final against Croatia on Sunday, manager Didier Deschamps became the third man to win the title as both a player and manager.

Who are some famous footballers who have won the World Cup?

Also, some of the legends of the game like Bobby Charlton, Diego Maradona, and Lothar Matthaus have won the World Cup as a player but failed as a manager in the tournament. There is a saying in sports that great players don’t always make great managers.